Introduction: Cut and Thread Steel Pipe

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Threading and cutting steel pipe is easy. You must know how for any gas, air or steam pipe work.

Step 1: Materials and Tools

Materials:

Steel Pipe

Threading oil

Pipe Dope

Steel Fittings

Tools:

Pipe threading kit

Sawzall

Metal cutting blade

Pipe wrench

Really strong arms, preferably tatted up.

Step 2: Cutting

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Cut the pipe to the right length with your sawzall. This is the easy step.

Step 3: Threading

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Put the pipe through the guiding hole on the die. Add lubricating oil, then turn the threader handle clockwise with your very strong arms (preferably tatted up).

Step 4: Dope Time

Apply pipe dope to the thread, tighten on the fitting and you are done!

Comments

seamster (author)2014-11-11

Just to be clear, can this be done with strong arms that are NOT tatted up?

:)

Nice graphics. Keep up the good work!

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